Max Rector

Position title: Graduate Student


Program: Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB)
Subgroup: RNA polymerase
Research Description: Using solute probes (urea) to determine points of large structural shifts during initial transcription.  Using FRET/PIFE to DNA wrapping/unwrapping during open complex formation and transcription initiation.

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Previous Education:  BS in Biochemistry from UT-Austin
Pastime Activities/Hobbies:  PC gaming, Cars, Literature & Movies